Medicare’s Fall Open Enrollment, officially known as the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) is happening now. It runs from October 15 – December 7, and is the time beneficiaries can change their Medicare health plan and Part D coverage and/or return to Original Medicare. Coverage changes become effective January 1, 2021. It's an important time to review your coverage, and any … [Read more...] about Medicare’s Open Enrollment is Happening Now ~ Review Your Options for 2021
Medicare's Annual Open Enrollment begins October 15, and with it beneficiaries will once again be faced with a dizzying array of coverage options. Should I stay in Original Medicare with a Medigap policy to supplement my coverage, an option that allows me to see any doctor or use any facility that accepts Medicare?Or should I join a Medicare Advantage plan, or switch plans … [Read more...] about Medicare Open Enrollment is Coming! Know the Do’s & Don’ts of Medicare Advantage Plan Marketing
Late last month, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) declared a public health emergency (PHE) in California due to the unprecedented wildfires. And with that declaration, CMS has taken several actions to help ensure that amidst all the challenge, stress and loss with the wildfires, beneficiaries don't have to worry about their access health care and any … [Read more...] about California’s Public Health Emergency Due to Wildfires Brings Extra Medicare Protections & Support
U.S. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bob Casey recently released a report about the significant delays in the U.S. Postal Service deliveries of prescription drugs and the resulting detrimental affects on people's health. Have you experienced such delays? If so, let us know at email@example.com. We also encourage you to contact your Senators. Below are some of the … [Read more...] about Challenges Receiving Prescription Drugs ~ Are USPS Delays Affecting You?
Scams are already underway regarding the coronavirus. We've heard a report of someone receiving a robocall that used COVID-19 as a scare tactic to get the caller to act to "keep your family safe". Scammers are always looking for new opportunities for fraud, and given the current uncertainty and anxiety people across the country have about COVID-19, this is an area ripe for new … [Read more...] about Beware of COVID-19 Scams & Learn About Medicare Coronavirus Coverage & Guidance from Government Agencies